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Re: Report form

From: Daniel Dardailler <danield@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 03 Sep 1999 11:04:32 +0200
Message-Id: <199909030904.LAA15375@www4.inria.fr>
To: Brian Matheny <ws3f@ncounty.net>
cc: w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org

> In step 1 could avoid some typos by suggesting:
> Please enter the URL of the page you are reviewing (Copy and Paste from
> browser):

Is that necessary ?
I mean don't people know how to use copy&paste ?

> Step 3:
> AOL Win/MAC 4.0 and WebTV 2.2 are now released.

OK, will add.
> Step 4:
> When reviewing my own web page, the tool decided to send the evaluation
> message to webmaster@ncounty.net.  My isp won't care about my page since
> I'm http://www.ncounty.net/users/ws3f/ws3f.htm.  Suggest adding an input
> item in Step 2 with webmaster@appropriate.isp as the default text, but
> allow the user to change it.

I don't see a big gain between suggesting a phony name (like
@appropriate.isp, which BTW sounds like a real name to me - I'm sure
some people will thing it's an alias for a real webmaster) and
suggesting a useless name (@domain.tld - what's currently being

What's needed is a better implementation of the routine internally
that guess the email from the address (and content) of the page.
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